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INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL

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Independence High School Overview

Independence High School is a part of the Tangipahoa Parish school district in Independence, Louisiana. As of our last data update the school employs 33.99 full-time teachers. There are 541 students of which 401 receive a free lunch and 41 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL
270 TIGER AVE
INDEPENDENCE, LA 70443

Mailing Address

INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL
270 TIGER AVENUE
INDEPENDENCE, LA 70443

General Information

Level: High School
District: Tangipahoa Parish
Phone Number: 985-878-9436
School ID: 220168001307
Full-time Teachers: 33.99
Total Students: 541
Eligible for Free Lunch: 401
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 41

Government Resources

Louisiana Department of Education

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 15.92 students per full-time teacher compared to the Louisiana average of 14.98 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Independence High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Louisiana Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

2014 High School End of Course (EOC) Test Scores for Independence High School
Subject ExcellentGoodFairNeeds Improvement
Algebra31%23%31%15%
Biology3%32%38%28%
English II4%38%34%24%
Geometry2%26%48%24%

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students55-59%65-69%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students35-39%85-89%
Math: All Female60-64%55-59%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female55-59%80-89%
Math: All Male50-54%70-74%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male20-24%85-89%
Math: 8th GradeNA
Reading and Language Arts: 8th GradeNA
Math: High School55-59%65-69%
Reading and Language Arts: High School35-39%85-89%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Tangipahoa Parish County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Tangipahoa Parish County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Independence Elementary School

221 Tiger Ave Independence, LA 70443
Distance: ~0 miles

Independence Middle Magnet School

300 West Second St Independence, LA 70443
Distance: ~1 miles

Lucille Nesom Middle School

Hwy. 442 West Tickfaw, LA 70466
Distance: ~4 miles

Midway Elementary School

48405 Hwy 51 Natalbany, LA 70451
Distance: ~5 miles

Loranger Middle School

54123 Allman St Loranger, LA 70446
Distance: ~6 miles

Loranger High School

19404 Hiatti St Loranger, LA 70446
Distance: ~6 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Tangipahoa Parish Library

204 Ne Central Avenue Amite, LA 70422
Distance: ~7 miles

Livingston Parish

20390 Iowa Street Livingston, LA 70754
Distance: ~18 miles

Washington Parish

825 Free St. Franklinton, LA 70438
Distance: ~25 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Assessment Data: Louisiana Department of Education - https://www.louisianabelieves.com/resources/library/test-results
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey